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The Origins of the American Military Coup of 2012

The Origins of the American Military Coup of 2012

This article was first published in the Winter 1992-93 issue of Parameters. The letter that follows takes us on a darkly imagined excursion into the future. A military coup has taken place in the United States—the year is 2012—and General […]


Brazil Defence and Security Report Q2 2012

Brazil Defence and Security Report Q2 2012

As Brazil’s President Dilma Rousseff completes her first full year in power, the country shows every sign of retaining its place as the regional superpower in Latin America, as 2012 unfolds. This is helped in no small measure by the […]


China’s Defence Budget 2012: An Analysis

China’s Defence Budget 2012: An Analysis

China’s Defence Budget for 2012 continues to follow anticipated trend lines in keeping with its plan of carrying out Revolution in Military Affairs in a calibrated, coordinated and comprehensive manner. The actual figures of the Chinese Defence budget continues to […]


Boeing Reports Strong Fourth-Quarter Results and 2012 Guidance

Boeing Reports Strong Fourth-Quarter Results and 2012 Guidance

The Boeing Company reported fourth-quarter net income rose to $1.4 billion, or $1.84 per share, on revenue of $19.6 billion. The results reflect continued strong core performance across the company’s businesses, a $0.52 per share impact related to a favorable […]


Cobra Gold 2012 to Promote Partnership, Interoperability

Cobra Gold 2012 to Promote Partnership, Interoperability

Cobra Gold, the United States’ longest-standing military exercise in the Pacific, kicks off this weekend, bringing together more than 10,000 members of the U.S. and six other militaries to focus on interoperability and multinational coordination and training. Almost 7,000 U.S. […]


Thunderbirds release 2012 airshow schedule

Thunderbirds release 2012 airshow schedule

The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds announced their 2012 show schedule Dec. 7. The team is set to perform more than 60 demonstrations in 33 locations, including two shows in Canada. The team, officially known as the U.S. Air Force Air […]


National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012

National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012

In releasing his version of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012, the chairman of the House Armed Services Committee today cautioned that the Administration should not repeat the mistakes of the past while expecting better results. U.S. […]


 
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